Geography From A To Z: A Picture Glossary

Paperback | August 2, 1997

byJack Knowlton

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Have you ever wondered what a badland is? What about a gulch? What about the difference between a plateau and a plain, or a knob and a knoll? Well, here are the answers!

The sixty-three entries from A to Z describe the earth's features—its physical geography—from the highest mountain peak to the deepest ocean trench, in clear, concise terms. Each entry is beautifully illustrated in full color. The perfect introduction to the dramatic and fascinating face of the vast world around us, Geography from A to Z includes a glossary and an index.

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Readers need to know about Earth. Brief, clear definitions and large, full-color illustrations and maps make this an attractive introduction to geography's rich vocabulary. Full color.

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Have you ever wondered what a badland is? What about a gulch? What about the difference between a plateau and a plain, or a knob and a knoll? Well, here are the answers!The sixty-three entries from A to Z describe the earth's features—its physical geography—from the highest mountain peak to the deepest ocean trench, in clear, concise t...

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Have you ever wondered what a badland is? What about a gulch? Do you wonder what an isthmus is? Or a seamount? What about the difference between a plateau and a plain, or a knob and a knoll? Well, here are the answers!The sixty-three entries from A to Z describe the earth's features -- its physical geography -- from the highest mountai...

"This resource will be valuable for young geographers." (Booklist)

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:48 pages, 9.38 × 8 × 0.12 inPublished:August 2, 1997Publisher:HarperCollins

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0064460991

ISBN - 13:9780064460996

Appropriate for ages: 7 - 10

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Readers need to know about Earth. Brief, clear definitions and large, full-color illustrations and maps make this an attractive introduction to geography's rich vocabulary. Full color.

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"This resource will be valuable for young geographers." (Booklist)